Scarlet Innocence

Scarlet Innocence

Movie: Scarlet Innocence (English title) / Madam Bbaengduk (literal title)
Revised romanization: Madam Bbaengduk
Hangul: 마담 뺑덕
Director: Yim Pil-Sung
Writer: Jang Yoon-Mi, Yim Pil-Sung
Producer: Seo Jong-Hae, Lim Sung-Won
Cinematographer: Lee Sung-Je
World Premiere: September 4, 2014 (Toronto International Film Festival)
Release Date: October 2, 2014
Runtime: 111 min.
Genre: Romance
Distributor: CJ Entertainment
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea
8 years ago, University Professor Hak-Kyu (Jung Woo-Sung) moved to a small town because of a scandal. He worked as a literature instructor at a culture center. He fell in love with a young woman, Deok-Yi (Esom), who worked at an old amusement park. Once, Hak-Kyu was reinstated at the university he left the town for Seoul and left behind Deok-Yi.

Now, Hak-Kyu is a popular writer, but his Cheong (Park So-Young) blames him for her mother committing suicide. Hak-Kyu is also losing his eyesight to a disease. He is barely able to see. At this time, Se-Jung moves in next door. Nobody realizes Se-Jung is actually Deok-Yi, the woman Hak-Kyu betrayed 8 years ago.